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Pink Floyd and Jesus

Do you remember the Pink Floyd lyric, “Hello, is there anybody out there?”

What happened to the “great crowds” that accompanied Jesus? In our own day, many are left wondering what happened to the great crowds of people who used to attend Mass and now only attend at Christmas or Easter. 175 kata lagi

Saints

Bridges

My dog has a duel path not leading just to Eden

Born from heaven I am taken often to the underworld

Viewing destruction to Herald warnings in song… 174 kata lagi

Poetry

Elder Norman Jones preaches Saturday afternoon of the Summer Annual Meeting on the subject of a witness of Jesus. He reminds us that Christ is always there in our tribulations, but often our failure is in not turning to him. 20 kata lagi

Religion

given the violence in the world, what is a church/a Christian to do?

It is a short jump from accepting full participation of a Christian in a state/government function, specifically in bearing the short sword, or today, weaponry as in guns from Romans 13 (which does not ascribe that function to Christians, but in part, for Christians), to advocating protection with guns in both public and private places, such as at church, and at home. 402 kata lagi

A World of Difference

Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men.

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Philippians 1:7c

“ye all are partakers of my grace. ”

Am I full of grace?  So full that others can partake of my grace without me losing what I have?  340 kata lagi

Bible Study

Getting emotionally fit — A workout for the soul

I turn once again to the work of Miriam Greenspan for inspiration for this week’s post.

“Befriending emotional energy is about focusing our attention on these sensations and reactions nonjudgmentally, allowing the body to feel what it feels, and the mind to think what it thinks, | while maintaining a witness consciousness—a mindful awareness of the stream of sensations and thoughts as they pass through our bodies.”

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